Kingfisher

  • CBI probes 900 crore lend to Kingfisher by IDBI August 10, 2014

    Industrial Development Bank of India allegedly continued to issue loans to Kingfisher despite an adverse internal report. Now, CNN-IBN has got hold of an official order that warned the bank about the status of Vijay Mallya and his airlines. Despite that since 2009 the bank has loaned the airline over...
  • SBI takes possession of Kingfisher House August 12, 2013

    In another setback for Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya, the Kingfisher Airlines House in Mumbai will now be auctioned. The State Bank of India, which is a lender to the airlines, took possession of the Kingfisher House on Saturday. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on Kingfisher Airlines October 29, 2012

    Also on the show: The Week That Wasn't pays tribute to actor-satirist Jaspal Bhatti. ...
  • Vijay Mallya in Delhi for the F1 Indian Grand Prix October 27, 2012

    UB Group chief and Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya is finally back in the country after his month-long overseas visit. He landed in New Delhi a short while earlier and is now at the Formula 1 track, where the qualifiers for the Indian Grand Prix will take place. Mallya, who is an...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 26, 2012

    There was high drama at Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal's press conference on Thursday afternoon where he claimed he has proof against editors of Zee News allegedly extorting money from his team. The Income Tax Department launched a probe into 18 of BJP President Nitin Gadkari's companies. The striking employees of...
  • News 360: Probe initiated against 18 of Gadkari's companies October 25, 2012

    The Income Tax department on Thursday began probe into BJP President Nitin Gadkari's Purti Power and Sugar Ltd (PPSL). I-T authorities said they will also probe source of funds of the 18 companies that invested in Purti. Prima facie evidence suggested that shell companies had invested in Purti. Sources said that if...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 24, 2012

    BJP leader Prakash Javadekar defends party president Nitin Gadkari over corruption allegations. Congress's chief ministerial candidate for Himachal Pradesh Virbhadra Singh apologises to media for threatening it. Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya confirms plans to attend Indian Grand Prix in Noida later this week even as the airline's staff protest demanding payment...
  • News 360: Gadkari gets support within BJP, silences critics October 24, 2012

    Refuting corruption charges against BJP President Nitin Gadkari, senior party leader LK Advani on Wednesday said that allegations against Gadkari were more to neutralise the unprecedented charges against the ruling UPA. Gadkari also got the support of RSS leader MG Vaidya who called it a trial by media. The BJP said...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 22, 2012

    Catch today's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Is Vijay Mallya solely responsible for the collapse of Kingfisher? October 22, 2012

    Kingfisher Airlines CEO Sanjay Agarwal on Monday said that the partial lockout of the crisis-hit airlines had been extended till October 25 from the earlier date of October 23. ...
  • News 360: Kingfisher standoff continues despite meet October 22, 2012

    Kingfisher Airlines CEO Sanjay Agarwal on Monday said that the partial lockout of the crisis-hit airlines had been extended till October 25 from the earlier date of October 23. The airline company on Monday held a closed-door meet with its employees' union in Mumbai and offered to pay three months' salary...
  • KFA staff to stage protests if talks with management fail October 21, 2012

    Aviation regulator DGCA on Saturday suspended the licence of the financially-troubled Kingfisher Airline. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. The crisis-ridden Kingfisher Airlines on Friday extended its lockout till October 23. Meanwhile, a case was registered against six unidentified persons on Friday in connection with the hijack alarm incident involving an...
  • News 360: IAC members under scanner over suspicious land deals October 19, 2012

    The IAC has reportedly formed an ombudsman to probe into allegations against members Anjali Damania, Prashant Bhushan and Mayank Gandhi. ...
  • KFA employee's wife's suicide: Jail Mallya, says Sharad Yadav October 8, 2012

    The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday admitted a plea against Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya. The plea urges the rights panel to initiate a case against him in the death of a Kingfisher employee's wife. Kingfisher store manager Manas Chakravarti's wife in her suicide note mentioned that she couldn't take...
  • Showcause notice can be issued to KFA: Ajit Singh October 5, 2012

    Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Friday said that what had happened to the Kingfisher Airlines was very unfortunate. He said there were high chances that the licence of the airline would be suspended. The Aviation Minister told reporters that the DGCA was seeking legal opinion as the company was in...
  • KFA crisis: Sharad Yadav says Mallya should be jailed October 5, 2012

    JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav said if former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda could be arrested for abetment to suicide in his former employee's death case, why can't Vijay Mallya be booked when so many of his employees are going through a financial crisis due to company's ill health. The wife...
  • KFA employee's wife's suicide unfortunate: Ajit Singh October 5, 2012

    The wife of a Kingfisher Airlines store manager Manas Chakraborti committed suicide in Delhi on Thursday. Her suicide note said that the family was under severe financial strain as her husband had not been paid his salary for the past six months. Chakraborti had joined Kingfisher after retiring from the Indian...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 7, 2012

    The Election Commission declared dates for Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections amidst a bitter war of words between Narendra Modi and Sonia Gandhi. Kingfisher crisis deepens after talks between the management and striking employees fail over unpaid salaries.. the DGCA report says safety is a serious concern. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 1, 2012

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has said that he will apologise if his allegations against UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi turn out to be wrong. ...
  • KFA operations crippled as a section of employees go on flash strike October 1, 2012

    Kingfisher Airlines operations in Mumbai and Delhi have been crippled as a section of airline engineers have gone on a flash strike. This over the non-payment of salaries since March. Two airline managers were reportedly heckled by protesting angry staff. Staff representatives had met with the Airline's management last week...
  • Kingfisher pilot compromises aircraft security August 23, 2012

    A Kingfisher Airlines pilot on Thursday reportedly allowed a woman passenger in the cockpit, asking his co-pilot and the crew members to stay out of it. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 12, 2012

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • DGCA chief sacked: Is air safety being compromised? July 12, 2012

    The letter accessed by CNN-IBN reveals that the Vijay Mallya-owned airline had been served a notice of 15 days to pay the salaries and dues of its employees. ...
  • News 360: Pak rules out state role in 26/11, offers joint probe July 5, 2012

    The Indo-Pak Foreign Secretary level talks ended on Thursday with Pakistan stating that it was not involved in any terror act in India. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 10, 2012

    After AI sacked 9 more pilots and cancelled 21 flights, Kingfisher was forced to cancel 17 flights. IAF will finally get a basic trainer. ...
  • Is the KFA crisis due to Vijay Mallya's misplaced priorities? May 10, 2012

    Kingfisher was forced to cancel 17 flights after their Delhi pilots called in sick, claiming their salaries had not been paid. ...
  • News 360: Air India moves SC, sacks 9 more pilots May 10, 2012

    Air India on Thursday moved the Supreme Court seeking contempt-of-court action against the striking pilots. ...
  • The Last Word: Is the govt doing enough to secure Air India? April 13, 2012

    The Govt's plans to restructure AI involves re-structuring Rs 18,000 crore by converting Rs 10,500 crore into long-term debt with a lower interest rate. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on IPL 5 April 9, 2012

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Indian Army controversy, Kingfisher crisis and much more. ...